'''Elizabeth Blackwell''' (3 February 1821 – 31 May 1910) was a British-born physician, notable as the first woman to receive a medical degree in the United States, as well as the first woman on the UK Medical Register
. She was the first woman to graduate from medical school, a pioneer in promoting the education of women in medicine
in the United States, and a social and moral reformer in both the United States and in the United Kingdom. Her sister Emily Blackwell|Emily
was the third woman in the US to get a medical degree.